7-Zip – a file archiver with high compression ratio.
7-Zip is an open source file archiver software with high compression ratio. It works in Windows 7 / Vista / XP / 2008 / 2003 / 2000 / NT / ME / 98. Also there is a port of the command line version to Linux/Unix.
The main features of 7-Zip are –
- High compression ratio in new 7z format with LZMA compression
- Supported formats:
- Packing / unpacking: 7z, ZIP, GZIP, BZIP2 and TAR
- Unpacking only: ARJ, CAB, CHM, CPIO, DEB, DMG, HFS, ISO, LZH, LZMA, MSI, NSIS, RAR, RPM, UDF, WIM, XAR and Z.
- For ZIP and GZIP formats, 7-Zip provides a compression ratio that is 2-10 % better than the ratio provided by PKZip and WinZip
- Strong AES-256 encryption in 7z and ZIP formats
- Self-extracting capability for 7z format
- Integration with Windows Shell
- Powerful File Manager
- Powerful command line version
- Plugin for FAR Manager
- Localizations for 74 languages
You can download this software from here
Requirements : Any Windows OS
License : GNU LGPL